Who is the national football team of Indonesia?
The Indonesia national football team ( Indonesian: Tim Nasional Sepak Bola Indonesia) represents Indonesia in international football and is controlled by the Football Association of Indonesia (PSSI), a member of the Asian Football Confederation. Prior to the declaration of independence in 1945,…
When did Indonesia play in the Asian Games?
The team also reached the semi-final of the 1986 Asian Games after beating the United Arab Emirates national team in the quarter-finals; but the Indonesians then lost to hosts South Korea in the semi-finals. The Indonesian team also lost to the Kuwait national football team, 5–0, in the bronze medal match.
When did Indonesia last win a football championship?
In the 2007 tournament, Indonesia acted as one of the four Southeast Asian co-hosts, and get eliminated from the first round. Indonesia reached the finals of ASEAN Football Championship on five occasions (2000, 2002, 2004, 2010 and 2016), albeit never managing to lift the trophy victoriously.
Where did Indonesia finish in the World Cup in 1986?
The 1986 FIFA World Cup qualification round saw the Indonesia advanced from the first round with four wins, one draw and one loss, eventually finishing at the top of its group. However, South Korea emerged victorious over the Indonesians in the second round.
Which is the most successful football club in Indonesia?
Persija has won many titles, including from international tournaments, making the club as the most successful in Indonesia. Its last national title comes from the 2018 Liga 1 . As of 26 February 2020. After becoming professional, Persija Jakarta has been trained by a combination of foreign and local coaches.
Where does Bali United f.c.play in Indonesia?
The club competes in the Liga 1, the top tier of Indonesian football. Bali United emerged in 2015 as the result of the total rebranding of Indonesia Super League club Putra Samarinda (popularly known as Pusam) after its new owner relocated the club to Gianyar from Samarinda, East Kalimantan.
How many football fans have died in Indonesia?
Despite having a reputation as one of the most passionate fans, Indonesia also has a reputation for violent hooliganism. Since the 1990s, the Indonesian football league has had 74 fan related deaths. On the world stage, Indonesia also has an intense rivalry with Malaysia.